DIY Dining Table Makeover

If you are ready to replace your dining room furniture, this DIY dining table makeover may convince you to give your existing table a second chance. Wear and tear can wreak havoc on a wood table. Fortunately, a finish can be stripped, scratches can be sanded, and paint can provide a few more years of wear, until you can afford to buy new. Or until the kids grow up and you can buy what you really want (wink, wink).



DIY Floating Shelves {Free Plans}

DIY floating shelves are a perfect addition to any room!. They  are cheap to build and so heavy duty! A pretty easy build, too! A few boards and some screws. I now have a set in my kitchen and another in my son’s room. Do you have a wall crying for these? I know you do!



15 Freshman Must Haves: Tips from a college professor

You are about to embark in a once-in-a-life-time experience.


Adulting just got real.

To help you out,  I have compiled 15 college freshman must haves. The list comes from years of teaching students like you. It also comes from my own experiences as a college student, and as a mom of college students.

Make sure you view them all! They are in random order, but number 15 is by FAR the MOST important.